The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 8 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 89 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.78% 8.45% 6.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.42% 8.63% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 30
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £49,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.16%
Architect
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 556 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.85% 97.89% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 448 459 457
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region.

Architect Salary Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Swindon

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 50 (44.25%) Stakeholder Management
1 50 (44.25%) Finance
2 42 (37.17%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (19.47%) Banking
4 17 (15.04%) Line Management
5 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.39%) TOGAF
6 13 (11.50%) SAP
7 12 (10.62%) Management Information System
8 10 (8.85%) Online Banking
8 10 (8.85%) SOA
8 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (7.96%) Windows
10 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (7.08%) Business Transformation
10 8 (7.08%) Project Management
10 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
10 8 (7.08%) Retail
11 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
11 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (6.19%) Firewall
11 7 (6.19%) ISEB
11 7 (6.19%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (6.19%) ISTQB
11 7 (6.19%) VMware
11 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.19%) Performance Testing
11 7 (6.19%) Test Management
11 7 (6.19%) Process Architecture
11 7 (6.19%) Knowledge Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) SAS
1 1 (0.88%) CMS
1 1 (0.88%) Liferay
1 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) Firewall
2 4 (3.54%) WAN
3 3 (2.65%) LAN
4 2 (1.77%) SAN
4 2 (1.77%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) HTTP
5 1 (0.88%) Network Security
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.42%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
General
1 50 (44.25%) Finance
2 22 (19.47%) Banking
3 8 (7.08%) Retail
4 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.42%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.77%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) .NET
1 3 (2.65%) J2EE
1 3 (2.65%) Middleware
2 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.88%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (37.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.62%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.85%) Online Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) CESG
6 1 (0.88%) CMDB
6 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.96%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) UNIX
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (44.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (15.04%) Line Management
3 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.39%) TOGAF
4 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (8.85%) SOA
5 8 (7.08%) Project Management
5 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (7.08%) Business Transformation
6 7 (6.19%) Performance Testing
6 7 (6.19%) Test Management
6 7 (6.19%) Process Architecture
6 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.19%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (5.31%) Information Management
8 5 (4.42%) Information Security
8 5 (4.42%) Data Modelling
8 5 (4.42%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) Java
2 2 (1.77%) C#
2 2 (1.77%) SQL
3 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.88%) C
3 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) ISEB
1 7 (6.19%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (6.19%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.54%) Degree
3 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.88%) CCIE
4 1 (0.88%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) SAP
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.19%) VMware
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco
5 5 (4.42%) HP
6 3 (2.65%) Juniper
7 2 (1.77%) IBM
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle
8 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec
8 1 (0.88%) Citrix
8 1 (0.88%) Brocade
8 1 (0.88%) F5
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